Richard Record Rising Stars Concerto Competition 2023

Richard Record Rising Stars Competition: Preliminary Results


Finals will be played and judged live at the March 18th Symphony Concert at the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center: 929 Jackson St, La Crosse, WI. 7:30 pm

Purchase tickets to the March 18th "Romeo and Juliet & the Rising Stars" concert.

Congralutations to the 3 Finalists performing at the March concert (listed in concert order for March):

  • Deling Chen from St. Paul - Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Op. 15, 1st mvt
  • Titus Gunderson from Holmen, WI - Saint-Saens Cello Concerto in A minor, No. Op. 33, 1st mvt
  • Ava Kenney from Madison, WI - Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47, 3rd mvt


Congratulations to the honorary award winners:

$500 John Bolstad Award

Qing Ng from Madison, WI - Saint-Saens Violin Concerto No. 3, 1st mvt

$500 Bill Koutsky Award

Vladimir Tsiper from Eagan, MN - Saint-Saens Violin Concerto No. 3, 1st mvt

For more information

Contact Janet Roth at [email protected]